TWICHELL, Ginery, 1811-1883


Guide to Research Collections

Library of Congress
Manuscript Division
Washington, DC
Papers: 1849-1935, 28 items.
Correspondence, newspaper clippings, railroad timetables, circulars, a legislative bill, social invitation, bookplates, and other papers relating chiefly to Ginery Twichell’s business interests as president of several railroad companies (1850s-1870s) and to his service as U.S. representative from Massachusetts (1867-1873).


American Antiquarian Society
Worcester, MA
Papers: 1 volume and 4 boxes.
Accounts, documents, and other papers, chiefly relating to railroads.


Boston Public Library
Boston, MA
Papers: 1 letter.


Harvard University
Baker Library
Cambridge, MA
Papers: In the Boston and Albany Railroad Co. Records, 1831-1898, 66 linear feet.
Persons represented include Ginery Twichell.


Massachusetts Historical Society
Boston, MA
Papers: In the Letters Received by Edward W. Kinsley, 1863-1891, 1 narrow box.
Correspondents include Ginery Twichell.


University of Chicago
William E. Barton Collection of Lincolniana
Chicago, IL
Papers: 1864, 1 item.
A letter from Horatio King to Ginery Twichell written on December 5, 1864. In the letter, King refers in part to freight rates. Also includes a copy, in King’s hand, of a letter from G. Twichell to General M.C. Meigs (1864 Oct. 17).